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Bar Refaeli, Sports Illustrated's New Cover Girl

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This young lady is Bar Refaeli, swimsuit model and the just-announced cover girl for Sports Illustrated's 2009 Swimsuit Issue. This young lady is also the girlfriend of one Leonardo DiCaprio.

Now let's think about this for a moment.

Before Ms. Refaeli, Leo dated a young lady by the name of Gisele Bundchen, who's a Victoria Secret's model - she's now involved with some failure of guy known as Tom Brady. And DiCaprio has starred, and had love scenes, with Kate Winslet numerous times.

And to think he got his start on Growing Pains. Do you ever wonder if Kirk Cameron ever watches one of Leo's movies and cries because he knows that he was supposed to be the big star, not DiCaprio?

Anyway, the 46th edition of the SI Swimsuit Issue hits newsstands today. And starting in about ten minutes, the outraged letters from librarians and mothers to SI will be in mail.

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